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Magnitude 3.8 earthquake rocks Davao Oriental

By: - Reporter / @KHallareINQ
/ 04:17 PM May 27, 2020
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MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 3.8 earthquake rocked Davao Oriental on Wednesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The earthquake struck at 3:33 p.m. at 91 kilometers southeast of Governor Generoso town.

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The tremor was of tectonic origin and had a 62-kilometer depth of focus.

Phivolcs said that the quake was also felt in Alabel, Sarangani at Instrumental Intensity II.

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No aftershocks or damage were expected, Phivolcs added.

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